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§ 8-6B-20. Fines and penalties

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth Occupations

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health Occupations (Refs & Annos)
Title 8. Nurses (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 6b. Electrologists (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 8-6B-20
§ 8-6B-20. Fines and penalties
In general
(a) If after a hearing under § 8-6B-19 of this subtitle the Board finds that there are grounds under that section to suspend or revoke a license, the Board may impose a penalty not exceeding $5,000:
(1) Instead of suspending the license; or
(2) In addition to suspending or revoking the license.
Rules and regulations
(b) The Board shall adopt rules and regulations to set standards for the imposition of penalties under this section.
Penalties paid to General Fund
(c) The Board shall pay a penalty collected under this section into the General Fund of the State.


Added by Acts 2003, c. 422, § 2, eff. July 1, 2003.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 8-6B-20, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 8-6B-20
Current with legislation effective through July 1, 2023, from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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